Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 4 27
Rank change year-on-year -11 +23 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 7.14% 29.41% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.32% 83.33% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 3
West Malling median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% -34.67% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £46,125 £70,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £50,000 £77,500
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -6.98% +4.24%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Malling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 19 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 27.14% 35.29% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 13
West Malling median annual salary £55,000 £47,875 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.88% +51.98% -33.68%
10th Percentile £33,375 £39,750 £24,450
90th Percentile £64,000 £49,850 £76,500
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -2.78%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Malling.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in West Malling

WAN
Salary Trend in West Malling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in West Malling.

Salary trend for WAN in West Malling

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Malling region with a requirement for WAN.

1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (60.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) Data Security
2 3 (60.00%) Zscaler
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPLS
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) DMZ
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) LAN

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DMZ
1 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (60.00%) VLAN
1 3 (60.00%) VPLS
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) WLAN
2 2 (40.00%) ADSL
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) SHDSL
2 2 (40.00%) SNMP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Security
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Email Filtering
3 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCIE
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) F5
1 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
1 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (60.00%) Zscaler